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Eurosatory: Rifle shortening kit from LMT

22nd June 2016 - 10:22 GMT | by Tim Fish in Paris

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A new Personal Defence Weapon (PDW) upgrade kit was being offered by Lewis Machine & Tools at Eurosatory that provides a way of shortening existing AR rifles.

But the difference with this upgrade is that whilst shortening the rifle there is the possibility of keeping the power and range.

Jim Jestel, director of international business development told Shephard that this is achieved by shortening the back end of the rifle instead of the barrel. The barrel of the rifle on display at the show stays at a healthy 10.5 inches thus retaining the velocity of the round.

He said the

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Tim Fish is a special correspondent for Shephard Media. Formerly the editor of Land Warfare …

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